Woman dies from injuries after Maryville fire | News
A woman who was injured in a Blount County fire on Tuesday has died, according the Blount County Sheriff's Office.
Shirley Ann Shields, 70, died at the Vanderbilt University Medical Center in Nashville on Wednesday.
Blount County emergency personnel responded to a fire around 8:30 on Tuesday morning on Sevier Avenue in Maryville. When they arrived, they found Shields lying on a the floor in a hallway. She was originally taken to UT Medical Center, but was later transported to Vanderbilt.
The cause of the fire is still under investigation, but officials say foul play is not suspected.